GPS 20th Anniversary

Marlboro College Graduate and Professional Studies is celebrating its 20th anniversary! Please join us at our beautiful Marlboro campus to mark this special occasion on the weekend of November 17. We have a wonderful weekend planned for you, filled with activities, workshops, and a festive dinner on Saturday the 17th. Please see below for the full schedule, and RSVP, specifying each part of the event you plan to attend. RSVPs are required for the Saturday night dinner.

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Please contact Kelsa Summer Roidt with any question or for help planning your trip to Marlboro!

Schedule

Friday, November 16

  • 7:00 - 9:00pm: Drinks at the Marina in Brattleboro to celebrate 20 years with the Teaching with Technology program. 28 Spring Tree Road, Brattleboro, VT 05301

Saturday, November 17

  • 10:30 - 11:30: Campus Tour (meet at the admissions building)

  • 11:30 - 12:30: Lunch (Campus Center)

  • 12:30 - 01:30: Community Circle (Library Reading Room)

  • 02:00 - 03:15: Activity Group 1: Choose Hike or Pivot Workshop (Hike meet in the Library Reading Room) (Pivot workshop in Library Reading Room)

  • 03:45 - 5:00: Activity Group 2: Choose Block Printing Workshop or Baskets as Narrations of the Wabanaki Workshop (Block printing workshop in Snyder Art Critique Room) (Basket workshop in Snyder Magnet Classroom)

  • 05:15 - 06:15: Storytelling Hour: Share your stories and update old friends (Campus Center)

  • 06:30 - 10:00: Dinner with keynote address from Warren Nilsson and Tana Paddock, dessert, music, and dancing (Person's Auditorium)

Sunday November 18

  • 09:30 - 10:30: Farewell Breakfast at Marlboro North (2912 Route 9, Marlboro Vermont)

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Accommodation Suggestions

  • Latchis Hotel, 802-254-6300, 50 Main Street, Brattleboro, Vermont. Ask for Marlboro graduate school discount.

  • Econo Lodge, 802-254-2360, 515 Canal Street, Brattleboro, Vermont. Ask for Marlboro graduate school discount.

  • Colonel Williams Inn, 802-257-1093, 111 Staver Road, Marlboro, Vermont. Ask for Marlboro graduate school discount.

  • Comfort Inn & Suites, (802) 579-1344, 1186 Putney Road, Brattleboro, Vermont. Ask for Marlboro graduate school discount.

  • Whetstone Inn, 802-254-2500, 550 South Road, Marlboro, Vermont. Ask for Marlboro graduate school discount.

  • Swan Hill Bed and Breakfast, 802-254-5282, 54 Staver Road, Marlboro, Vermont

  • The Chesterfield Inn, 603-256-3211, Route 9, West Chesterfield, New Hampshire.

  • Colonial Motel & Spa, 802-257-7733, 889 Putney Road, Brattleboro, Vermont.

  • Forty Putney Road (B&B), 802-254-6268, 192 Putney Road, Brattleboro, Vermont.

  • Holiday Inn Express, 802-257-2400, 100 Chickering Road, Brattleboro, Vermont.

  • Quality Inn and Suites, 866-254-8701, 1380 Putney Road, Brattleboro, Vermont.

  • Super 8 Motel, 802-254-8889, 1043 Putney Road, Brattleboro, Vermont.

Bookstore Hours

Come get your Marlboro swag at the campus store! The store will be open on Saturday the 17th from 12:30pm to 5:30pm, and is located in the campus center.

Potash Hill Hike

Join Marlboro double alum Adam Katrick for a hike on Marlboro’s fantastic network of trails.

Pivot Workshop

Join MBA/MSM co-chair Travis Hellstrom for this workshop that will help you pivot toward the leader you want to be.

Block Printing Workshop

Join artist and founder of Free Columbia Laura Summer for a workshop on block printing. Participants will create their own unique set of greeting cards.

Baskets: Narrations of the Wabanaki Workshop

Talk and experiential workshop on basket making and the social, political, and economic changes the Wabanaki people have endured since settlers arrived in N'dakinna (our land). 

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